Addison Richards


Actor

Biography

Filmography

 

Cast (Feature Film)

The Raiders (1964)
Huntington Lawford
For Those Who Think Young (1964)
Dean Watkins
Saintly Sinners (1962)
Monsignor
Frontier Uprising (1961)
Commander Kimball
Flight That Disappeared (1961)
The Sage
The Gambler Wore a Gun (1961)
Doc Devlin
The Dark at the Top of the Stairs (1960)
Harris
All the Fine Young Cannibals (1960)
Mr. McDowall
The Facts of Life (1960)
Larry's boss
The Oregon Trail (1959)
President James K. Polk
The Saga of Hemp Brown (1958)
Colonel
Last of the Bad Men (1957)
Dillon
Gunsight Ridge (1957)
Sheriff Tom Jones
The Ten Commandments (1956)
Fan bearer
Reprisal! (1956)
Judge
The Broken Star (1956)
U.S. Marshal Wayne Forrester
Walk the Proud Land (1956)
Governor Safford
Fury at Gunsight Pass (1956)
Charles Hanford
Everything but the Truth (1956)
Roger Connolly
The Fastest Gun Alive (1956)
Doc Jennings
When Gangland Strikes (1956)
Mark Spurlock
Crime Against Joe (1956)
District Attorney Roy
Fort Yuma (1955)
Gen. Crooke
High Society (1955)
Sam Cosgrove
Illegal (1955)
Steve Harper
Davy Crockett, Indian Scout (1950)
Captain Weightman
Henry, the Rainmaker (1949)
Steve Richards
Rustlers (1949)
Frank Abbott
Mighty Joe Young (1949)
City attorney
The Saxon Charm (1948)
Abel Richman
Lulu Belle (1948)
Commissioner Dixon
Reaching from Heaven (1948)
Max Bradley
A Southern Yankee (1948)
Doctor Clayton
Call Northside 777 (1948)
John Albertson
If You Knew Susie (1948)
Senator Bradley
Love Laughs at Andy Hardy (1947)
Mr. Benedict
The Millerson Case (1947)
Dr. Wickersham
The Unfinished Dance (1947)
Doctor
Dragonwyck (1946)
Farmer
Don't Gamble with Strangers (1946)
Chief Broderick
Step by Step (1946)
[James] Blackton
Secrets of a Sorority Girl (1946)
John Hamilton
Criminal Court (1946)
District Attorney Gordon
Leave Her to Heaven (1946)
Bedford
Renegades (1946)
Sheriff
The Hoodlum Saint (1946)
Reverend Miller
Angel on My Shoulder (1946)
Big Harry
Anna and the King of Siam (1946)
Captain Orton
Courage of Lassie (1946)
Officer
Duffy's Tavern (1945)
Mr. Smith, O.P.A.
Danger Signal (1945)
Investigator
Divorce (1945)
Plummer
Black Market Babies (1945)
District Attorney Hamilton
Rough, Tough and Ready (1945)
Capt. Murray
The Tiger Woman (1945)
Mr. White
The Chicago Kid (1945)
Warden
Grissly's Millions (1945)
Henry Adams
The Mummy's Curse (1945)
Pat Walsh
I'll Remember April (1945)
Police inspector
Come Out Fighting (1945)
Mr. [James] Mitchell
Bells of Rosarita (1945)
Slim Phillips
The Shanghai Cobra (1945)
John Adams also known as Jan Van Horn
Strange Confession (1945)
Dr. Williams
Adventures of Rusty (1945)
Dr. Banning
Betrayal from the East (1945)
Capt. Bates
Bewitched (1945)
John Ellis
Men in Her Diary (1945)
Cavanaugh
Spellbound (1945)
Police captain
Lady on a Train (1945)
Captain
Follow the Boys (1944)
MacDermott
Roger Touhy, Gangster (1944)
Priest
Since You Went Away (1944)
Major Sam Atkins
The Fighting Seabees (1944)
Capt. Joyce
Barbary Coast Gent (1944)
Wade Gamelin
A Guy Named Joe (1944)
Major Corbett
Three Little Sisters (1944)
Col. Jonathan Flemming
Moon Over Las Vegas (1944)
Judge [Wilson]
Where Are Your Children? (1944)
Halstead
Are These Our Parents (1944)
Clint Davis
A Night of Adventure (1944)
Branson
Bordertown Trail (1944)
Mr. Fontaine
Marriage Is a Private Affair (1944)
Col. [W. H.] Ryder
Three Men in White (1944)
George Brown
The Sullivans (1944)
Naval captain
Raiders of Ghost City (1944)
Salute to the Marines (1943)
Captain Edwards
The Mystery of the 13th Guest (1943)
District attorney [Jim]
The Mad Ghoul (1943)
Gavigan
Smart Guy (1943)
Ben Carter
Always a Bridesmaid (1943)
Martin Boland
Mystery Broadcast (1943)
Bill Burton
Deerslayer (1943)
Hutter
Headin' for God's Country (1943)
District commissioner
The Pride of the Yankees (1943)
Coach
Air Force (1943)
Major Daniels
Corvette K-225 (1943)
Commander Rowland
Swing Shift Maisie (1943)
Detective
Hit Parade of 1943 (1943)
Producer
Destroyer (1943)
Gerguson
Ship Ahoy (1942)
U.S. agent in Puerto Rico
They Died with Their Boots On (1942)
Adjutant
Andy Hardy's Double Life (1942)
George Benedict
Ridin' Down the Canyon (1942)
Jordan
Secret Enemies (1942)
Travers
Friendly Enemies (1942)
Inspector McCarty
A Close Call for Ellery Queen (1942)
Lester Young
Underground Agent (1942)
George Martin
Secret Agent of Japan (1942)
Remsen
Secrets of a Co-ed (1942)
The district attorney
A-Haunting We Will Go (1942)
Malcolm Kilgore [also known as Steve Barnes]
The Lady Has Plans (1942)
Paul Baker
Flying Tigers (1942)
Colonel Lindsay
Top Sergeant (1942)
Col. Gray
Pacific Rendezvous (1942)
Gordon Trisby
Men of Texas (1942)
Silas Hurlbert
War Dogs (1942)
William Freeman
Cowboy Serenade (1942)
Asa Lock
Mokey (1942)
Judge
Private Buckaroo (1942)
Captain
The Man with Two Lives (1942)
Lieutenant Bradley
Smith of Minnesota (1942)
Edward Northrup
Seven Days' Leave (1942)
Captain Collins
My Favorite Blonde (1942)
Herbert Wilson
The War Against Mrs. Hadley (1942)
Officer in Phoenix
For Me and My Gal (1942)
Doctor in France
Ball of Fire (1942)
District Attorney
The Adventures of Martin Eden (1942)
Prosecutor
The Big Street (1942)
Doctor Mitchell
Blue, White and Perfect (1942)
Thomas
The Great Lie (1941)
Mr. Talbot
International Squadron (1941)
Chief engineer
I Wanted Wings (1941)
Flight surgeon
The Trial of Mary Dugan (1941)
Captain Gregory Price
Andy Hardy's Private Secretary (1941)
Mr. [George] Benedict
Men of Boys Town (1941)
The judge
Badlands of Dakota (1941)
General Custer
Our Wife (1941)
Middle-aged man
Her First Beau (1941)
Dr. [Tom] Wood
Texas (1941)
Matt Lashan
Back in the Saddle (1941)
Duke Winston
Mutiny in the Arctic (1941)
Ferguson
Sheriff of Tombstone (1941)
Mayor Luke Keeler
Design for Scandal (1941)
Attorney
Tall, Dark and Handsome (1941)
Commandant
Western Union (1941)
Captain Harlow
The Strawberry Blonde (1941)
Official
Dive Bomber (1941)
Senior surgeon, Honolulu
Santa Fe Trail (1940)
Sheriff
Flight Angels (1940)
Officer
Street of Memories (1940)
Northwest Passage (Book I--Rogers' Rangers) (1940)
Lieutenant Crofton
Flight Command (1940)
Vice Admiral
Geronimo (1940)
Frederick Allison
Gangs of Chicago (1940)
Evans
Little Nellie Kelly (1940)
Judge
The Lone Wolf Strikes (1940)
Stanley Young
South to Karanga (1940)
Edmund Daniels
Andy Hardy Meets Debutante (1940)
Mr. Benedict
Wyoming (1940)
Dave Kincaid
Cherokee Strip (1940)
Ned Strawn
Girl from Havana (1940)
Harrigan
Moon over Burma (1940)
Art Bryan
The Man from Dakota (1940)
Provost Marshall
Charlie Chan in Panama (1940)
Godley
Edison, the Man (1940)
Mr. Johnson
Ski Patrol (1940)
Burton
Black Diamonds (1940)
Redman
Island of Doomed Men (1940)
Number 46
Elsa Maxwell's Public Deb No. 1 (1940)
Sanford
Arizona (1940)
Captain Hunter
Northwest Passage (1940)
The Gracie Allen Murder Case (1939)
Detective
When Tomorrow Comes (1939)
Refugee leader
Exile Express (1939)
Purnell
Espionage Agent (1939)
Bruce Corvall
Twelve Crowded Hours (1939)
Berquist
Thunder Afloat (1939)
Admiral Ross
Off the Record (1939)
Brand
Mystery of the White Room (1939)
Dr. Martin
Bad Lands (1939)
Rayburn
They Made Her a Spy (1939)
Everett Brock
They All Come Out (1939)
Warden--Atlanta
For Love or Money (1939)
Kelly
Man from Montreal (1939)
Captain Owens
Nick Carter, Master Detective (1939)
Hiram Streeter
Burn 'Em Up O'Connor (1939)
Editor Eberhart
Inside Information (1939)
Banford [alias of Max Stockton]
Whispering Enemies (1939)
Red Barrett
Andy Hardy Gets Spring Fever (1939)
Mr. Benedict
Slightly Honorable (1939)
Inspector Fromm
Tell No Tales (1939)
Hollis
Gateway (1938)
Inspector
Boys Town (1938)
The judge
Prison Nurse (1938)
Warden Benson
Flight to Fame (1938)
Colonel King
The Black Doll (1938)
Mallison
The Last Express (1938)
Frank Hoefle
Accidents Will Happen (1938)
Blair Thurston
Valley of the Giants (1938)
Hewitt
The Devil's Party (1938)
Inspector
Black Legion (1937)
Prosecuting attorney
Ready, Willing and Able (1937)
Edward McNeil
God's Country and the Woman (1937)
Gaskett
The Barrier (1937)
Runnion
Alcatraz Island (1937)
Fred MacClane
White Bondage (1937)
Kip Gellis
Love Is on the Air (1937)
E. E. Nichols
Her Husband's Secretary (1937)
Steven Garron
Draegerman Courage (1937)
John McNally
Dance Charlie Dance (1937)
Gordon Fox
Smart Blonde (1937)
Fitz Mularkay
The Singing Marine (1937)
Mr. Fowler
Ceiling Zero (1936)
Fred [Adams]
The Walking Dead (1936)
Prison warden
The Law in Her Hands (1936)
William McGuire
Jailbreak (1936)
Dan Varner
China Clipper (1936)
B. C. Hill
Public Enemy's Wife (1936)
Warden William
Man Hunt (1936)
Mel Purdue
Road Gang (1936)
Warden Parmenter
The Case of the Velvet Claws (1936)
Frank Locke
Sutter's Gold (1936)
[James] Marshall
Song of the Saddle (1936)
Frank Wilson, Sr.
Trailin' West (1936)
Curley Thorne
Hot Money (1936)
Forbes
Colleen (1936)
Schuyler
Anthony Adverse (1936)
Captain Matanaza
Bullets or Ballots (1936)
William Kennedy, newsreel announcer
The Crusades (1935)
Sentry
Black Fury (1935)
Government man
Front Page Woman (1935)
District Attorney
A Dog of Flanders (1935)
Herr Herden
Eight Bells (1935)
Tracey
Little Big Shot (1935)
Gibbs
The Frisco Kid (1935)
Coleman
The White Cockatoo (1935)
David Lorn
Freckles (1935)
Jack Carter
Alias Mary Dow (1935)
Martin
Here Comes the Band (1935)
Colonel Wallace
The Eagle's Brood (1935)
Big Henry
Dinky (1935)
District Attorney
Society Doctor (1935)
Harrigan
'G' Men (1935)
Bruce J. Gregory
Sweet Music (1935)
Mr. Thomas
The Girl from Missouri (1934)
Captain
365 Nights in Hollywood (1934)
Assistant district attorney
The Case of the Howling Dog (1934)
Judge Markham
The Love Captive (1934)
Doctor Collins
Gentlemen Are Born (1934)
Martinson
The St. Louis Kid (1934)
Brown
Let's Be Ritzy (1934)
Lieutenant Spaulding
Home on the Range (1934)
Beady Pierce
Beyond the Law (1934)
Morgan
Our Daily Bread (1934)
Louie [Fuente, alias of Harry J. Parkman]
Such Women Are Dangerous (1934)
Delange
Babbitt (1934)
District Attorney
A Lost Lady (1934)
State attorney
British Agent (1934)
Zubinoff
Handy Andy (1934)
McKechnie
Lone Cowboy (1933)
'Dobe Jones
Riot Squad (1933)
Diamonds Jareck

Cast (Special)

Tennessee Ernie Ford Meets King Arthur (1960)
Doctor

Cast (Short)

The Song of a Nation (1947)
The Last Installment (1945)
Main Street Today (1944)
Wagon Wheels West (1943)
Oklahoma Outlaws (1943)
Forbidden Passage (1941)
PONY EXPRESS DAYS (1940)
Money to Loan (1939)
Strange Glory (1938)
What Price Safety! (1938)
Romance of Louisiana (1937)
A Dream Comes True The Making of an Unusual Motion Picture (1935)
Narrator

Life Events

Videos

Movie Clip

'G' Men (1935) - Keep Your Mouth Shut McCord (Robert Armstrong) is assigned by the chief (Addison Richards) to track down the killer of an agent, he gives the assignment to Davis (James Cagney), who goes to Chicago and catches Leggett (Edward Pawley), in Warner Bros.' 'G' Men, 1935.
Boys Town (1938) - Not To Obstruct Justice... Having rushed into court to defend some of his charges, Father Flanagan (Spencer Tracy) persuades pawn-broker Dave (Henry Hull), merchant Kahn (Sidney Miller), and the judge (Addison Richards) that little harm was done, early in Boys Town, 1938.
Anna And The King Of Siam (1946) - I Was Married The first scene from the first movie version of the famous story of Anna Leonowens, Irene Dunne the title character, with son Louis (Richard Lyon), her ship's captain (Addison Richards) and a much-darkened Lee J. Cobb (as "Kralahome") greeting, from Anna And The King Of Siam, 1946.
Our Daily Bread (1934) - Why Pay Rent? Values expressed with road signs in what later became Tarzana, California, as volunteers gather and get interviewed by farmer John (Tom Keene) in King Vidor's self-financed Depression drama Our Daily Bread, 1934.
Our Daily Bread (1934) - We Start Here! John (Tom Keene) rouses the workers and Chris (John Qualen) breaks the earth as the collective farming begins in King Vidor's Depression drama Our Daily Bread, 1934.
Our Daily Bread (1934) - The Ditch Is Done! Ecstatic, agrarian, collective, cascading joy as the farmers finish the irrigation ditch to save the corn crop, the climax of King Vidor's self-financed mid-Depression drama Our Daily Bread, 1934.
Walking Dead (1936) - He'll Believe Me! Innocent Elman (Boris Karloff) about to be executed, with the warden (Addison Richards), as crooked lawyer Ricardo Cortez brings the DA (Henry O'Neill) too late to help, just as Doc Beaumont (Edmund Gwenn) receives exculpating information, in The Walking Dead, 1936.
China Clipper (1936) - Too Short A Hop The financier (Addison Richards) is pulling the plug on airline founders Dave (Pat O'Brien), Tom (Ross Alexander) and "Dad" (Henry B. Walthall), who later commiserate with "Skippy" (Beverly Roberts) and Sunny (Marie Wilson), in China Clipper, 1936.
Northwest Passage (1940) - Abenaki Tomahawks Gory details as Major Rogers (Spencer Tracy) tells his Rangers, with extra testimony from Crofton (Addison Richards), why they need to kill some Indians, on the shores of Lake Champlain in Northwest Passage, 1940.
Walk The Proud Land - Apache Scalps Just-arrived Clum (Audie Murphy) meets scoundrel Stone (Frank Chase), governor Safford (Addison Richards) and General Wade (Morris Ankrum), and works in a mission statement, in an early scene from Walk The Proud Land, 1956.

Companions

Patricia Richards
Wife
Survived him.

Bibliography